Devotional Series : Pursued by Love


Pursued by Love

Pursued by Love


Martha Kilpatrick’s devotional series, Pursued by Love, has now concluded. But your pursuit of this subject can go on! For those who wish to go even deeper into this piercing subject, there is even more to explore. Martha’s audio series, … Continue reading

Pursued by Love

#48 God is Our Faithfulness


“I will even betroth you to Me in stability and faithfulness, and you shall know (recognize, be acquainted with, appreciate, give heed to and cherish) the Lord.” Hosea 2:20 AMPC If you have ever wrung your hands over your spiritual … Continue reading

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#47 All and Everything


And I WILL betroth you to Me forever; yes, I WILL betroth you to Me in righteousness and justice, in steadfast love, and in mercy. Hosea 2:19 AMPC (emphasis mine) God will do ALL that He requires of us. ALL … Continue reading

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#46 Eternal and Absolute


“In that day I will also make a covenant for them with the beasts of the field, the birds of the sky and the creeping things of the ground. And I will abolish the bow, the sword and war from … Continue reading

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#45 Removing Idolatry


“I will take away the names of Baalim (the Baals) out of her mouth and they shall no more be mentioned or seriously remembered by their name.” Hosea 2:17 AMPC So begins the stunning list of God’s “I wills” in … Continue reading

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#44 The Restoration of Israel


And there I will give her her vineyards and make the Valley of Achor a door of hope. Hosea 2:15 ESV Perhaps this has taken place in the restoration of Israel from a wasteland to a prosperous and fertile land. … Continue reading

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#43 Miracles for Israel


Our Father is a longing Ishi (Husband) and His salvation of Israel will be the most stunning event in the history of mankind, second only to the Cross and the Ascension. God deals with Israel in spectacular miracles and so … Continue reading

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#42 God’s Redemption


God’s redemption is as vast as His heart and as mighty as His Love. That is to say, it is unfathomable.

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#41 Holy Husband


“And it shall be, in that day,” says the Lord, “That you will call Me ‘My Husband,’ and no longer call Me ‘My Master…’” Hosea 2:16 NKJV Oh this God! Though He is God and can establish whatever link to … Continue reading

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#40 She Shall Sing There


“I will give her her vineyards from there (the wilderness), and the Valley of Achor as a door of hope; she shall sing there, as in the days of her youth, as in the day when she came up from … Continue reading

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#39 Love Designs Redemption


Christ and Israel: Lectures and Addresses on the Jews (1911) by Adolph Saphir: “The very unbelief of Israel, their very chastisement and dispersion among the nations of the earth cannot make the promises of God of none effect. The Lord … Continue reading

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#38 Treacherous Infidelity


When she used to…follow her lovers, so that she forgot Me,” declares the Lord. Hosea 2:13 NASB Human nature, even at its most noble, absorbs God’s gifts as selfish indulgence, wallows in betrayal and forgets He ever was. In Israel, … Continue reading

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#37 Grafted to a Jewish Root


Ours is a Jewish Bible, with a Jewish Savior. The early church, the first believers, were all Jewish. The disciples we follow, including Paul the great author, all were Jewish. We are a branch grafted to a Jewish root. We … Continue reading

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#36 The Greater Light


To consider God’s dealings with His beloved Israel is to bow your head in utter reverence and say, “I do not know the holiness of God.” And more…it is to know that He will show Himself no differently to those … Continue reading

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#35 Inscrutable Justice


“I will uncover her lewdness… I will also put an end to all her gaiety… I will destroy her vines and fig trees… I will punish her for the days of the Baals…” Hosea 2:10-13 NASB The judgment of God … Continue reading

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#34 Fight Us for Our Worship


Gomer said, “My wood and my linen, my oil and my drink.” God said, “I will…take away My grain…My new wine…and will take back My wool and My linen…” To grasp God’s provision with a sense of ownership is to … Continue reading

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#33 God is the Giver of All


“She does not know it was I who gave her the grain, the new wine and the oil and lavished on her silver and gold which they used for Baal.” Hosea 2:8 NASB God is the source of every provision. … Continue reading

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#32 Interceding for Israel


There is a great move of the Holy Spirit to awaken Christians to stand with Israel, to reach toward God and find His current mind and purpose toward the “apple of His eye.” Every move of God becomes tainted by … Continue reading

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#31 Why the Well is Dry


“She will pursue her lovers, but she will not overtake them; And she will seek them, but will not find them. Then she will say, ‘I will go back to my first husband, for it was better for me then … Continue reading

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#30 True Meaning of Idolatry


For she (Gomer) said, “I will go after my lovers, who give me…” Hosea 2:5b The saga of Hosea and Gomer, in essence, is NOT about immorality. It is an illustration that uses adultery to paint a vivid picture of … Continue reading